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Celebrate Owen Shuman's leadership as GPL Director as she retires after 25 years

Celebration of Owen Shuman's contribution to Groton Public Library, Dec. 12, 5 to 8 pm, third foor of the Library. Staff and Trustees of the library invite you to join us for an evening of appreciation for Owen's service to the town over the last 25 years. Light refreshments will be served and the library will be open for normal operations. We hope that you can join us in reminiscing and in wishing Owen a happy and exciting retirement!

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Hot Books, Hot Chocolate! Book Group for Grades 6-9, Thurs, Dec 6, 7:30-8:30 pm. Laugh along with Hamlet Kennedy as she endures foibles at home and at school in The Total Tragedy of a Girl Named Hamlet by Erin Dionne. Light refreshments.

Llama Lounge from 11:30 am - 3 pm on Middle School Half Day on Thurs, Dec 13. Bring your friends, have a snack, play Wii games, and maybe even do some homework. Grades 5-8.

Tales and Tunes for Tots with Mr. Vic,* Fri, Dec 7, 10:30-11:15 am. Join Mr. Vic for songs, stories, and lots of laughter.**

Don't miss story times and other fun activities in the Children's Room. Check the online calendar for details.

*Made possible by GPL Endowment Fund.

** Online registration begins one week before program. Preference given to Groton residents

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GPL Hours: Tues, Wed, Thurs 10-9; Fri 10-5; Sat 10-3; closed Sun. & Mon. Telephone: Main: 448-1167, Info: 448-

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145 Main Street, Groton, Massachusetts 014510
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